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Small Boils On Hands
I got rashies all over my body. My hands, legs, back everywere. They are like sum small hard boils. There is no puss in these boils. ?
Bacteria or internal: If this is truly all over the body, and has been there for awhile, you really should see your doctor. It could be a chronic bacterial infection, or an indicator of an underlying medical problem. Let your doctor examine you. ...Read more
Boil water order in neighborhood. Accidentally turned water on hands for split second. Washed hands with bottle water and soap 2x. Will I get sick?
I got a boil kind of thing on my hand..It's painful and releasing puss. Please suggest some remedy.
Actually, I would : Recommend that you go to the er since this is a sunday. I see abscess written down as condition. If this is an abscess it may need incision & drainage & to have deeper loculations broken up. Antibiotics are sometimes needed. Hand infections can go bad quickly, so i recommend medical assessment. ...Read more
Staph Infection: Please get to your doctor immediately.Get a more detailed answer ›
Can dry skin cause problems with the lower bottom lip like on the hands that make boils or something around that?
Could be herpes: Go to doctor to get examined and get medicine. ...Read more
Hi,i had a boil on my left wrist making my hand swell up but after draining it,it went.Then after like 2 days another boil appeared on the side of my ?
Staph infection: Boils are often caused by Staphylococcus aureus or 'Staph'. In fact, some of those strains are resistant to ordinary antibiotics and are called MRSA -perhaps you've seen that on the telly? If these are recurring and/or problematic -you should see a doctor who can confirm the cause with a culture, and provide directed treatment (lancing and/or antibiotics). Sometimes others in the family have it 2 ...Read more